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Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass in Christ the Redeemer Square in Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Photo: CNS)

The Pope makes remarks at opening Mass for Bolivia’s Eucharistic congress

Pope Francis talks to Indian leaders and social workers at the second World Meeting of Popular Movements in Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Photo: PA)

The Pope makes blistering attack on global economic system in address to activists in Bolivia

Bishop Edward Slattery celebrates an Extraordinary Form Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington DC (CNS)

An Extraordinary turn of events

Francis is confounding those who presented him as an enemy of traditionalism. The movement is actually flourishing thanks to his ‘live and let live’ attitude

Christ addresses the apostles in a painting by James Tissot

The Fifteenth Sunday of the Year

Pope Francis walks with Bolivian President Evo Morales and a children in traditional dress as he arrives at El Alto International Airport in La Paz, Bolivia (Photo: CNS)

Francis also tells the president that the country has been shaped by the Catholic faith

Pope Francis touches a statue of Mary before meeting with clergy, religious men and women, and seminarians at the El Quinche Marian Shrine in Quito, Ecuador (Photo: CNS)

At Ecuador’s national Marian shrine Pope Francis urges clergy: ‘Do not deny your roots’

A cup of mate de coca served in Villazón, Bolivia (WIkipedia)

Reports that Francis planned to ‘do cocaine’ in South America were outrageously misleading

Pope Francis meets with the faithful during his visit to the Catholic University in Quito, Ecuador (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Francis addressed an outdoor meeting at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador

Pope Francis in the popemobile in Papa Road

An online video game features the Pope driving through the streets of Asuncion

Pope Francis at the Mass in Quito (CNS)

The Pope’s Mass on Tuesday at Quito’s Bicentennial Park was billed as a ‘Mass for evangelisation’